The Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, El Dorado, AR on Highway 82 puts you within two miles of businesses and attractions like the Rialto Theatre in the heart of downtown El Dorado. During your visit, discover how the oil boom of the 1920s put El Dorado on the map as chronicled at the Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources, a 20-minute drive away. Attend business meetings downtown, and then swing by the South Arkansas Arts Center or the Newton House Museum for some sightseeing before heading the two miles back to the hotel. To prepare you for each adventure, try the hotel’s free breakfast, go for a swim in the heated pool or work out in the fitness center. After a busy day, collapse on your comfortable bed of fresh linens and fluffy pillows for a good night’s rest.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
Immerse yourself in the hot tub for a soothing soak after sightseeing or business meetings, or lose yourself in a suspense novel from the hotel’s Read It & Return Lending LibrarySM. Additional amenities and services include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Shed the day’s stress inside one of our inviting rooms or suites featuring comfortable bedding, a microwave for heating leftovers and a refrigerator for stowing your favorite beverages. Standard room highlights include:
Ideal for romantic getaways or to simply indulge, our Whirlpool Suite offers an in-room whirlpool tub for two.
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Pamper your palate with something tasty from the complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. Choose from bagels, assorted breads, fresh fruit and cereal, and drinks including coffee and juice. The local Chick-A-Dilly satisfies your craving for fried chicken and JJ’s Smokehouse BBQ is the place for a juicy ribeye steak. Learn more about nearby restaurants.
Things to Do in El Dorado
You don’t have to go far to commune with nature. In less than 30 minutes, you can reach Moro Bay State Park for fishing and hiking. Stay nearby and explore the shops in downtown El Dorado, just two miles away, or browse the stores at Mellor Park Mall, three miles away. You can also explore these attractions:
South Arkansas Arboretum – Paved walkways through lush gardens complete with azaleas, camellias and stately trees make this 12-acre preserve ideal for a leisurely stroll or a pleasant jog, and it is just a mile from the hotel.
Rialto Theatre – In addition to the exquisite architecture of this historic building, just two miles from the hotel, you can also see amazing theatrical performances.
John Newton House – Travel just two miles away to marvel at the antique furnishings inside this house built before the Civil War. Visit in May during the spirited MayHaw Festival, an event that celebrates the Hawthorne berry used to make jams and jellies and includes family activities and a chicken wing cooking competition.
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Groups & Meetings
With our location on Highway 82 near the heart of El Dorado, the Country Inn & Suites is perfect for corporate events or family gatherings. Choose the Executive Boardroom with room for up to 12 guests or the larger Meeting Room that seats up to 60. To keep your guests engaged, the meeting rooms offer a flat-screen TV and light refreshments during breaks. Ask about group rates and planning assistance.
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